North West Forecast

View the current warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 4:15 pm EST on Tuesday 20 April 2021.

Weather Situation

A high over eastern Australia extends a weak ridge over southern Queensland. A trough lingers near the North Tropical Coast, and may move over land briefly tomorrow before moving back over water on Thursday. A second trough will move into the southwest today, crossing the south of the state tomorrow and pushing off the southeast coast late on Wednesday. A ridge will slowly build across the south of the state in the wake of the trough through the latter part of the week.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Mostly clear. Light winds becoming southeast to southwesterly 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

Wednesday 21 April

Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the northeast in the afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the northeast from the late morning. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending easterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 30s.

Fire Danger - Low-Moderate

Sun protection 9:20am to 3:50pm, UV Index predicted to reach 9 [Very High]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Mostly sunny. Mount Isa 20 34

Thursday 22 April

Mostly sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 17 and 23 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

Friday 23 April

Sunny. Winds south to southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

Saturday 24 April

Sunny. Winds southerly 15 to 20 km/h turning southeasterly 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low 30s.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 5:00 am EST Wednesday.

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